WWE Friday Night SmackDown Results (10/14/22): Sheamus vs. Rey Mysterio vs. Ricochet vs. Solo Sikoa

WWE Friday Night SmackDown
October 14, 2022
Smoothie King Center
New Orleans, Louisiana

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Commentators (Michael Cole & Wade Barrett)

Ring Announcer: Samantha Irvin 

Transcription by Josh Lopez

First Match: Kofi Kingston w/Xavier Woods vs. Sami Zayn w/Jey Uso

Greco Roman Knuckle Lock. Kofi with a waist lock go-behind. Zayn applies a wrist lock. Zayn sends Kofi to the corner. Kofi dropkicks Zayn to the floor. Kofi is playing mind games with Zayn. Zayn with a flying elbow smash for a two count. Zayn puts his knee on the back of Kofi’s neck. Zayn with a Vertical Suplex. Zayn slams Kofi’s head on the top turnbuckle pad. Zayn repeatedly stomps on Kofi’s chest. Zayn delivers The Running Stinkface for a two count. Zayn with a straight right hand. Zayn with clubbing crossfaces. Zayn follows that with an elbow drop for a two count. Zayn applies a rear chin lock. Kofi with elbows into the midsection of Zayn. Kofi ducks a clothesline from Zayn. Zayn with a running clothesline for a two count.

Zayn bodyslams Kofi. Kofi dropkicks Zayn in mid-air. Kof with two double handed chops. Kofi dropkicks Zayn. Zayn avoids the leaping clothesline. Zayn kicks Kofi in the gut. Zayn sends Kofi to the corner. Zayn denies The Missile Dropkick. Zayn with The La Magistral for a two count. Kofi with a Leaping Double Foot Stomp for a two count. Kofi punches Zayn in the back. Kofi with heavy bodyshots. Kofi HeadButts Zayn. Zayn sends Kofi crashing to the outside. Zayn has complete control of the match during the commercial break. Zayn punches Kofi. Short-Arm Reversal by Kofi. Kofi drops Zayn with The SOS for a two count. Zayn catches Kofi in mid-air.

Kofi denies The Exploder Suplex. Zayn rolls himself out of harms way. Kofi lands The SomerSault Plancha. Kofi rolls Zayn back into the ring. Jey starts talking smack to Woods. Jey SuperKicks Woods. Zayn hits The Blue Thunder Bomb for a two count. Zayn goes for The Helluva Kick, but Kofi counters with a Pendulum Kick. Kofi with a Flying Tomahawk Chop. Kofi plays to the crowd. Kofi knocks Jey off the ring apron. Zayn rolls Kofi over for a two count. Zayn dodges The Trouble In Paradise. Zayn goes for The Blue Thunder Bomb, but Kofi rolls him over for a two count. Jey dropkicks Kofi from the outside. Zayn reverses the pinning combination and scores the victory.

Winner: Sami Zayn via Pinfall

Second Match: Braun Strowman vs. Brian Thomas and James Maverick In A Two On One Handicap Match 

Strowman drives Thomas back first into the turnbuckles. Strowman decks Maverick with a back elbow smash. Strowman throws Thomas into Maverick. Strowman drops Maverick with The Big Boot. Strowman slaps Maverick in the chest. Strowman levels Maverick with The Body Avalanche. Strowman with a Big Biel Throw. Strowman gets distracted by MVP and Omos. Thomas punches Strowman in the back. Strowman delivers The Concrete Sledge. Strowman with a Running Powerslam. Strowman stares at Omos. Strowman PowerBombs Thomas into Maverick to pickup the victory.

Winner: Braun Strowman via Pinfall

Third Match: LA Knight vs. Mansoor w/Maxxine Dupri & Mace 

Knight side steps Mansoor into the turnbuckles. Knight kicks Mansoor in the gut. Knight is throwing haymakers at Mansoor. Knight whips Mansoor into the turnbuckles. Knight with a Back Body Drop. Knight clotheslines Mansoor over the top rope. Maxxine stops Knight in his tracks. Mansoor attacks Knight from behind. Mansoor drives Knight shoulder first into the steel ring steps. Mansoor tees off on Knight. Mansoor drops Knight with The Reverse DDT for a two count. Mansoor is putting the boots to Knight. Mansoor with a forearm smash.

Knight reverses out of the irish whip from Mansoor. Mansoor delivers another DDT. Mansoor applies a rear chin lock. Mansoor with a forearm shot across the back of Knight. Mansoor goes for a Vertical Suplex, but Knight lands back on his feet. Knight sends Mansoor chest first into the turnbuckles. Knight with a Leaping NeckBreaker. Knight with a running knee lift. Knight follows that with a slingshot shoulder tackle. Knight blocks a boot from Mansoor. Tip Up by Knight. Knight with a running clothesline. Knight dropkicks Mace off the ring apron. Knight kicks Mansoor in the gut. Knight connects with The BFT to pickup the victory.

Winner: LA Knight via Pinfall 

Fourth Match: Damage Control vs. Raquel Rodriguez, Shotzi Blackheart and Roxanne Perez In A 6-Man Tag Team Match

Dakota Kai and Roxanne Perez will start things off. Perez avoids the collar and elbow tie up. Kai tugs on Perez’s hair. Perez with a deep arm-drag. Perez ducks a clothesline from Kai. Perez with two arm-drags. Perez rolls Kai over for a one count. Kai tags in Shirai. Collar and Elbow Tie Up. Shirai with a side headlock takeover. Perez answers with the headscissors escape. Shirai sends Perez to the corner. Perez dives over Shirai. Perez sweeps out the legs of Shirai. Perez cartwheels over Shirai. Shirai blocks the deep arm-drag. Shirai whips Perez across the ring. Perez goes for a Tilt-A-Whirl Headscissors Takeover, but Shirai lands back on her feet. Shirai dropkicks Perez. Shirai transitions into a ground and pound attack. Shirai tags in Bayley. Perez is displaying her fighting spirit. Perez lands The Suicide Dive. Perez rolls Bayley back into the ring. Perez ducks a clothesline from Bayley. Perez with a Side Russian Leg Sweep for a two count. Shirai pulls Perez down to the mat. Bayley is raining down haymakers. Bayley tags in Kai. Kai pump kicks the midsection of Perez. Kai goes for a German Suplex, but Perez blocks it. Perez tags in Blackheart.

Blackheart with a Step Up Enzuigiri. Kai launches Blackheart over the top rope. Blackheart with a Roundhouse Kick. Blackheart goes for a Leaping DDT, but Shirai gets in the way. Blackheart pulls Shirai off the ring apron. Kai blasts Blackheart with The PK. Bayley yells at Michael Cole. Kai tags in Shirai. Shirai rolls Blackheart back into the ring. Shirai tugs on Blackheart’s hair. Shirai tags in Kai. Shirai is choking Blackheart with her boot. Kai punches Blackheart in the chest. Blackheart with forearm shivers. Kai kicks Blackheart in the gut. Kai sends Blackheart to the apron. Blackheart with a Leaping DDT on the apron. Blackheart tags in Rodriguez. Rodriguez with a running shoulder tackle. Rodriguez clotheslines Bayley. Rodriguez with a Fallaway Slam. Rodriguez with a Double Body Avalanche. Rodriguez knocks Shirai off the apron. Rodriguez tags in Perez.

Rodriguez lifts Perez up in the air. Bayley attacks Rodriguez from behind. Rodriguez blocks a boot from Bayley. Damage Control trips Rodriguez from the outside. The referee is losing control of this match. Shirai with The Shotei. Rodriguez denies The PK. Rodriguez goes for The Tejana Bomb, but Shirai counters with The Asai MoonSault. Blackheart with a Flying Crossbody Block to the outside. Bayley knocks Blackheart off the apron. Perez rolls Bayley over for a two count. Bayley goes for The Bayley to Belly, but Perez counters with a deep arm-drag. Perez with a Spinning Back Kick. Bayley connects with The Bayley to Belly for a two count. Perez has Bayley perched on the top turnbuckle. Perez with clubbing blows to Bayley’s back. Perez with The Top Rope FrankenSteiner for a two count. Bayley drives Perez face first into the middle rope. Bayley goes for The Rose Plant, but Perez counters with an inside cradle for a two count. Bayley with The Rolling Crucifix to pickup the victory.

Winner: Damage Control via Pinfall

Fifth Match: Legado Del Fantasma w/Santos Escobar & Zelina Vega vs. Hit Row w/B-Fab 

Hit Row attacks Legado before the bell rings. Assisted Splash. The referee tells Adonis to get out of the ring. Dolla talks smack to Mendoza. Dolla launches Mendoza across the ring. Dolla drops Mendoza with The Big Boot. Dolla poses for the crowd. Dolla with a leaping elbow drop. Escobar pulls Adonis off the ring apron. Vega with a flying clothesline off the steel ring steps. Vega is raining down haymakers. Mendoza with a Shotgun Dropkick. Mendoza tags in Wilde. Wilde delivers a chop block. Double SuperKick. Wilde tags in Mendoza. Legado connects with their Running Enzuigiri/Side Russian Leg Sweep Combination to pickup the victory.

Winner: Legado Del Fantasma via Pinfall 

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Sixth Match: Sheamus vs. Rey Mysterio vs. Ricochet vs. Solo Sikoa In A Fatal Four Way Match. The Winner Will Become The Number One Contender For The WWE Intercontinental Championship

Ricochet sends Sikoa tumbling to the floor. Ricochet ducks a clothesline from Sikoa. Ricochet with a Pump Knee Strike. Ricochet with a Slingshot Pescado. Mysterio ducks a clothesline from Sheamus. Mysterio with heavy bodyshots. Sheamus reverses out of the irish whip from Mysterio. Mysterio with a low bridge that sends Sheamus to the floor. Mysterio with a Corkscrew Plancha. Ricochet with clubbing mid-kicks. Sheamus answers with a double leg takedown. Ricochet with rapid fire up kicks. Sheamus clotheslines Ricochet. Sheamus with a Tilt-A-Whirl BackBreaker. Ricochet decks Sheamus with a back elbow smash. Sheamus with a Tilt-A-Whirl Slam. Sheamus prepares for The Brogue Kick. Sikoa clotheslines Ricochet. Sheamus is pissed that Sikoa stole his moment. Forearm Exchange. Sikoa shoves Sheamus. Sheamus runs into Sikoa. Sikoa hits The Samoan Drop on the floor. Ricochet lands The Suicide Dive. Mysterio with a Sliding Splash to Sheamus.

Mysterio with a single leg takedown. Ricochet leapfrogs over Mysterio. Mysterio goes for a Running Hurricanrana, but Ricochet lands back on his feet. Mysterio dodges The Pump Kick. Mysterio applies a waist lock. Ricochet decks Mysterio with a back elbow smash. Ricochet goes for The Sunset Flip, but Mysterio lands back on his feet. Ricochet avoids The Roundhouse Kick. Ricochet rolls Mysterio over for a two count. Ricochet catches Mysterio in mid-air. Ricochet with The Northern Lights Suplex. Ricochet with a Vertical Suplex for a two count. Ricochet drags Mysterio to the corner. Mysterio avoids The 450 Splash. Sikoa with Two Body Avalanches. Sikoa with a Running Stinkface. Sikoa ducks a clothesline from Sheamus. Sikoa with a Spinning Heel Kick. Sikoa is fired up. Sikoa has complete control of the match during the commercial break. Sikoa with clubbing headbutts to Sheamus. Sikoa is raining down haymakers in the corner. Sikoa and Sheamus are trading back and forth shots.

Sikoa drives his knee into the midsection of Sheamus. Sikoa sends Sheamus to the corner. Sheamus kicks Sikoa in the face. Sheamus ascends to the top turnbuckle. Ricochet with forearm shivers. Sheamus attacks the midsection of Ricochet. Mysterio dropkicks Sikoa to the floor. Ricochet and Mysterio gangs up on Sheamus. Sikoa delivers The Tower Of Doom for a two count. Sheamus with a Flying Knee Drop. Ten Beats Of The Bodhran. Sikoa fights out of the fireman’s carry position. Sikoa HeadButts Sheamus. Sheamus with a Pump Knee Strike. Sheamus with The Irish Curse BackBreaker. Sheamus applies The Texas Clover. Sheamus attacks Sami Zayn and Jey Uso. Sikoa SuperKicks Sheamus. The Bloodline gangs up on Sheamus. The Brawling Brutes joins the fray. All hell is breaking loose in New Orleans. Mysterio kicks Ricochet in the face. Mysterio with a Tilt-A-Whirl Headscissors Takeover into the middle rope. Ricochet denies The 619. Mysterio drills Ricochet with The Headscissors Driver. Mysterio connects with The 619. Mysterio plants Ricochet with The Frog Splash to pickup the victory.

Winner: Rey Mysterio via Pinfall 

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Author: Josh Lopez